The median contractor rate for a Web Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Developer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 29
Contract jobs requiring a Web Developer 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 2.70% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.94% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Median daily rate - £313 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +0.74% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £17.86
% change year-on-year -14.89% +163.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 125 136 208
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 91.24% 91.89% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 81 127
Median daily rate £338 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 17
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -15.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.56 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £15.16 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire that featured Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Web Developer in Staffordshire

Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Developer in Staffordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Developer in Staffordshire

Web Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Developer in Staffordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Developer in Staffordshire

Web Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Web Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Web Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) Zend
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project

Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Laravel
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Symfony
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend